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4 Ways Having A Pet Helps Keep Pests Out Of Your House

4 Ways Having A Pet Helps Keep Pests Out Of Your House

Nobody likes to have a house full of pests, but many people aren’t exactly sure how to keep them out. One little known way that can keep pests away from your home is having a pet. This may seem a bit counter-intuitive, but there are a number of ways that […]

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Lifestyle

Backup Plan: 6 Stressful Life Events You Should Be Prepared For

Backup Plan: 6 Stressful Life Events You Should Be Prepared For

Life doesn’t always go as planned. You need to be prepared for the unexpected, in all walks of life. This means having adequate financial and emotional support, insurance and money in savings. Employment One of the first problems you should be prepared for is searching for employment. College graduates can […]

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Family & Personal, Lifestyle

6 Tips For A Sensational Summer Yard Party

6 Tips For A Sensational Summer Yard Party

As much fun as a Christmas or New Year’s Eve celebration can be, nothing beats an old-fashioned summer yard party. The weather’s just right in the evening and it’s the perfect atmosphere for truly relaxing with family and friends. Differentiating your summer party from a forgettable hamburgers-and-hot-dogs affair needn’t be […]

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Family & Personal

Cash Flow – Saving Money On Bills That Won’t Go Away

Cash Flow – Saving Money On Bills That Won’t Go Away

Sitting in a chair in your home office, you agonize about the amount of bills you must pay this month. Panicked, you start doubting you’ll ever become debt free. You even wonder if you’ll ever be able to purchase your dream home, go on a nice vacation, or dine at […]

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Family & Personal, Health

4 Natural Ways To Address Mental Health Issues

4 Natural Ways To Address Mental Health Issues

Though not as obvious as a cut that requires stitches or a broken bone that needs a cast, mental health issues are just as important to our overall well-being and requires recognition, proper diagnosis and appropriate treatment. According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, one in five […]

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Family & Personal

Being Present: 4 Habits Of Highly Effective Parents

Being Present: 4 Habits Of Highly Effective Parents

With busy schedules and the influence of technology, it can be challenging for parents to remain present while raising their kids. It’s easy to disconnect from one another and for relationships to fall apart as children grow. To remain present and stay involved in your kids’ lives, there are a […]

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Family & Personal

Safety Tips Parents Should Teach Their Kids Starting At A Young Age

Safety Tips Parents Should Teach Their Kids Starting At A Young Age

Childhood is wrought with dangers because children are physically vulnerable and naturally curious. It is up to parents to teach safety to help prevent common accidents. Here are important safety tips to impart to children as early as possible. Poison Safety Kids explore the world through all senses and this […]

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Family & Personal, Travel

5 Tips For Family Road Trips

5 Tips For Family Road Trips

A family road trip can provide amazing memories for years to come. Despite long hours in the car, road trips can be exciting and relaxing. Before your family embarks on the journey, take some time to consider these five tips. Service Your Vehicle Before you embark on the journey, servicing […]

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Family & Personal

Little Artists: How To Instill A Love Of Creativity In Your Children

Little Artists: How To Instill A Love Of Creativity In Your Children

People often think that child prodigies become who they are through talent alone. What they don’t realize is that without the right tools and support, they wouldn’t be able to feed their curiosities or explore their creative ideas fully. Take Mozart for example. The musician’s father, Leopold, was a musician, […]

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Family & Personal

Making More Time For Your Kids by Keeping Your Home In Order

Making More Time For Your Kids by Keeping Your Home In Order

Interdisciplinary connections have a major place in today’s classroom, and they should in your home as well. Even if you do not immediately think that organizing your home and spending more time with your kids are connected, the two fields are practically married in today’s busy families. Pack the Night […]

by × June 7, 2016 × Comments are Disabled